Galway City of Film hosts One Minute Film Festival

Galway City of Film in partnership with Galway Film Fleadh and Galway Film Centre are delighted to announce the return of The One Minute Film Festival.


Galway City of Film, in conjunction with Galway Film Centre and Galway Film Fleadh, are inviting Filmmakers/ Film Enthusiasts to make a one-minute HD film, based on any subject or any story. The best 30 x 1 minute films will be selected by a panel of judges and they will be screened at a special public event at 2pm on July 12th of Galway Film Fleadh 2015.


The best film will win a Judges Award from Galway Film Fleadh. The winning films will be available to watch on the websites of all organisations involved for some time after the Festival. This is a great opportunity to get your work seen by an audience at this international festival. Entry to this competition is free! All genres are welcome including documentary, live action, art-house and animation.


Past winners have included a story of a cat that took the train to Dublin city, a biscuit cake made through stop motion and a disgruntled worked who questions who put the bank in bank holiday!


Deadline for Entry: Midnight (GMT) Tuesday June 30th 2015


  • More than one film can be entered per entrant.
  • We recommend that you use royalty free music or have permission to use the music.
  • Priority is given to one minute films, but there is a little leeway up to 90 seconds.
  • When uploading the film to Youtube/Vimeo, select the highest quality available for upload.


How to Enter: Email a private Vimeo/Youtube link.

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